The Grand Hotel in Wicklow town. Photograph: Google Maps

A direct-provision centre recently opened in a Wicklow town hotel “will not offer a positive view” of the area to tourists, a local business group has(...)

Andrews Lane Theatre: in a central location between Trinity Street and Exchequer Street, it premiered plays by Maeve Binchy and Roddy Doyle. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Andrews Lane Theatre in central Dublin has been acquired for €4.4 million by a consortium of private investors led by Adrian Shanagher’s Firebreak Hos(...)

Lyrath: includes a wedding and function venue than can seat some 1,800 guests Lyrath: other potential suitors include wealthy Irish-American businessman John Malone and Adrian Shanagher, who heads Firebreak Hospitality Management

Ireland’s biggest hotel chain, Dalata Hotels, is expected to run the rule over the five-star Lyrath Estate Hotel in Co Kilkenny, which was put up for(...)

Bellinter House: Jay Bourke recently got the keys back after its operating company, DCM Hotels, vacated the premises in early January

Jay Bourke, the high-profile restaurateur and bar owner, mostly tries to keep his head down these days after an interesting couple of years. And he mo(...)

The  Powerscourt Hotel in Co Wicklow

On Tuesday, the High Court gave the green light for the Killashee House Hotel near Naas in Co Kildare to be sold to Brehon Capital Partners and Mid(...)

The Citywest Hotel in Dublin

As Brehon Capital Partners, now the proud owner of five Irish hotels, continues to expand in that sector, it has called upon the expertise of Adrian S(...)